InsightsIAS Ethics 70 Days Plan-Day 3

InsightsIAS Ethics 70 Days Plan  Day 3 1)Do you agree that action indeed is the sole medium of expression for ethics? Can there be dissonance between values that we believe in and our action? Explain giving examples from your life.   https://www.insightsonindia.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/ethics-and-human-action-consequences.pdf   2) “The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 03 July 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 03 July 2019 Relevant articles from pib: GS Paper 3: Topics covered: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices; Public Distribution System objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping; issues of buffer stocks and food security; Technology missions; economics of animal-rearing.   Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY) …

Leader of Opposition

Topic covered: Parliament and State Legislatures – structure, functioning, conduct of business, powers & privileges and issues arising out of these.   Leader of Opposition   What to study? For prelims and mains: LoP- status, roles, significance and what needs to be done to strengthen the office of LoP?   Context: Congress seeks Leader of …

Base Erosion and Profit Shifting

Topics covered: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.   Base Erosion and Profit Shifting   What to study? For prelims and mains: BEPS- meaning, concerns associated and measures in place.   Context: The government has ratified the international agreement to curb base erosion and profits shifting (BEPS)– Multilateral …

US Senate clears proposal to bring India on a par with its Nato allies

Topics Covered: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora.   US Senate clears proposal to bring India on a par with its Nato allies   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Key features and significance of the bill, implications if encated, overview of NATO.   Context: …